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Japan Wood Design Association “Wood Design Award 2023” award ceremony, award-winning works exhibition, and award commemorative seminar will be held.

Japan Wood Design Association
“Wood Design Award 2023” award ceremony, award-winning works exhibition, and award commemorative seminar will be held
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The Wood Design Awards 2023 will be held on November 9th, with the top prizes being the “Minister of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries Award,” “Minister of Economy, Trade and Industry Award,” “Minister of Land, Infrastructure, Transport and Tourism Award,” and “Minister of the Environment Award,” and the Osaka/Kansai Expo Special Award, “International Thirty-one top prizes were announced, including the Minister of State for Expositions Award, the Forestry Agency Director-General’s Award for excellence, and the Chairman of the Judging Committee Award for encouragement.
At SDGs Week EXPO 2023 “EcoPro 2023” (located at Tokyo Big Sight East Hall) to be held from December 6th to 8th (Wednesday to Friday), 238 “Wood Design Award” winning works of this year will be exhibited (East Hall 5) ) On December 6th (Wednesday), we will hold an “Award Ceremony” for the top prizes in the morning, and an “Award Commemoration Seminar” (East Hall 4) in the afternoon.
The Wood Design Award is an award system that recognizes and disseminates outstanding products and services that use wood to solve various social issues.
We received 355 entries for the Wood Design Award 2023, more than last year, and announced 238 winning entries on October 6th. Furthermore, on November 9th, the “Minister of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries Award” and “Minister of Economy, Trade and Industry Award” were awarded to “works that bring about complex solutions to social issues through the use of wood and contribute to innovation and the creation of new industries”. , “Minister of Land, Infrastructure, Transport and Tourism Award” and “Minister of the Environment Award” (total of 4 items). 3 works will be awarded the Osaka/Kansai Expo Special Award (Minister in charge of International Expositions Award) to outstanding works that meet the criteria for activities, etc.; 9 works will be awarded the Forestry Agency Director General’s Award as the Excellence Award; We announced 15 items for the “Chairman’s Award” and 31 items for the top prize.
An “award-winning works exhibition” will be held in the “Forest and Tree SDGs Zone” of SDGs Week EXPO 2023 “EcoPro 2023” to be held at Tokyo Big Sight from December 6th to 8th (Wednesday to Friday). In addition, on the morning of December 6th (Wednesday), there will be an “award ceremony” for the top prizes on the “Special Stage” of “EcoPro 2023”, and in the afternoon, the top prize winners and judges will be on stage at the “Moving Future Stage”. We will hold an “Award Commemoration Seminar.”
press release
https://prtimes.jp/a/?f=d103496-11-477d0886392990d395bdd7b92787f2d3.pdf [1] “Wood Design Award 2023” Award Ceremony
《Date and Time》 December 6, 2023 (Wednesday) 9:40-11:00 *Please note that the start time has been moved forward from previous years. 《Location》 “EcoPro 2023” special stage (“Tokyo Big Sight” East Hall 6, booth number: “6-905”)
《Contents》 Greetings from the organizer, congratulatory speeches from guests, presentation of certificates for top prizes, commemorative photos, comments from winners, comments from the judge, etc. [2] “Wood Design Award 2023” winning works exhibition
《Date and time》 December 6-8, 2023 (Wednesday-Friday) 10:00-17:00 《Location》 “EcoPro 2023” Inside the SDGSs zone created by forests and trees “Wood Design Award” booth (“Tokyo Big Sight” East Hall 5, Booth number: “5⁻903” F-01)
《Contents》 ・In addition to displaying the winning works of “Wood Design Award 2023”, message videos from the jury members will be broadcast, and a Japan Wood Design Association booth will be set up. [3] “Wood Design Award 2023” award commemorative seminar
《Date and time》 Wednesday, December 6, 2023 15:00-17:00
《Location》 “EcoPro 2023” Future Stage in motion (“Tokyo Big Sight” East Hall 4, Booth number: “4-907”)
《Contents》 ・Each session will include 1. Prize winner presentation, and 2. Discussion with the judges.
Session 1 “Minister of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries Award”, Session 2 “Minister of Economy, Trade and Industry Award”, Session 3 “Minister of Land, Infrastructure, Transport and Tourism Award”, Session 4 “Minister of the Environment Award” (Judging Committee: Mr. Fumiwa Masuda (Woodside Site Award Jury Committee) Professor Echiyo Suzuki (Head of Architecture and Spatial Space)
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Grand Prize/Minister of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries Award Forestry x Welfare Collaboration Project “Mori Tebaco”
Power Place Co., Ltd./Social Welfare Corporation Kojinkai
Kawamotoen/NPO Wood Education/Kizukai Net
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Grand Prize/Minister of Economy, Trade and Industry Award Gywood(R) table top plate
Nice Co., Ltd.
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Grand Prize/Minister of Land, Infrastructure, Transport and Tourism Award Hokkaido District FM Center
Takenaka Corporation / Saijo Sangyo Co., Ltd. / Youtei Forestry Cooperative / Haruki Co., Ltd. / Okhotsk Wood Pier Cooperative [Image 4

Grand Prize/Minister of the Environment Award Initiatives at Satonoe, a base at the foot of the forest
Sakamoto Co., Ltd.
●If you would like to cover the “Award Ceremony, Exhibition of Award-Winning Works, and Commemorative Symposium,” please contact us with the following registration information. [Registered information] 1. Name, 2. Affiliated organization, 3. Position, 4. Media name, 5. Equipment used, 6. Contact information (e-mail/phone number), 7. Other (*)
*If you would like to interview any of the judges, award winners, etc., please contact us as well.
[Application address] “Wood Design Award” Management Office (in charge: Takahashi/Kimata) E-mail: press2023@wooddesign.jp
●Press registration is required to enter “EcoPro 2023,” so please also see the page below.
[“EcoPro 2023” page for press] https://messe.nikkei.co.jp/press.html ~Overview of “Wood Design Award 2023”~
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“Wood Design” is defined as efforts to solve social issues using wood, and was established with the aim of conducting research, research, development, business creation, dissemination, and enlightenment in all fields related to “Wood Design.” It is an organization (general incorporated association). Through collaboration among members and dialogue and cooperation with all stakeholders, we will promote a rich life with trees, the use of wood, the development of forests and forestry as growth industries, and regional
revitalization, contributing to carbon neutrality, SDGs, and sustainability. We aim to realize a society that is
Name Japan Wood Design Association General Incorporated Association English name: Japan Wood Design Association (abbreviation: JWDA) Established November 18, 2021
Address: 6th floor, Shinbashi OWK Building, 3-5-2 Shinbashi, Minato-ku, Tokyo Chairman Kengo Kuma
Members: 160 (companies, organizations, local governments, etc., as of October 2023)
Official website https://www.jwda.or.jp/
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